Posts filed under “Financial Press”

10 Wednesday AM Reads

My morning train reads:

• U.S. Stocks Surge; Nasdaq Up 2.4% (WSJ) but see Hong Kong Stocks Defy Protests to Post World’s Best Gain (Bloomberg)
• Investors Hiring: Mathematicians and Artists Need Apply (Institutional Investor)
• Cassidy: Is the Chinese Economy About to Fall Off a Cliff? (New Yorker) see also The Top 10 U.S. States Where Chinese Are Investing in Real Estate (Real Time Economics)
• A Skeptic’s View of Today’s Investing Religions (AI-CIO)
• 74 Quotes From The Intelligent Investor, Revised Edition (Arbor Investment Planner)
• Enforcer at Treasury Is First Line of Attack Against ISIS (NYT) but see U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS. (Daily Beast)
• Bartlett: Obama Is a Republican: He’s the heir to Richard Nixon, not Saul Alinsky. (The American Conservative)
• Pentagon Views Global Warming as an ‘Immediate’ Security Threat (Mashable)
• You Can Look It Up – The Wikipedia Story: Walter Isaacson recounts the improbable story of the online encyclopedia. (Daily Beast)
• Paralysed man walks again after cell transplant (BBC) see also The Real Cyborgs: Forget wearable tech — “post-humans” are implanting technology in to their bodies and brains. (NYT)

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Category: Financial Press

10 Tuesday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Pictures of MERS, Part 1: Corporate Documents Illustrate the Mortgage Shell Game (HuffPo) • They Studied Keynes and They’re Doing This. Why Can’t the Fed See It? (Bloomberg) • Regulator Tells Banks to Clean Up Bad Behavior or Face Downsizing (Dealbook) • Fed to Banks: Shape Up or Risk Breakup (WSJ)…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Tuesday AM Reads

My blessedly IBM free morning train reads: • The British origins of the US endowment model (VoxEU) see also Pension Funds Eye Reducing Hedge-Fund Investments (WSJ) • Value Investors Hoarding Cash See Few Bargains After Rout (Bloomberg) • This is Tim: Apple’s CEO answers the analysts (Sixcolors) see also iPhone 6 Recharges Apple’s Growth (WSJ)…Read More

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10 Monday PM Reads

My afternoon train reads: • Why do stock markets crash? (MacroFugue) see also U.S. Stocks: Tenacious or Teetering? (MoneyBeat) • Valuing Japanese shares – part one (FT) • Behind Private Equity’s Curtain (NY Times) • Lessons From Dorsey Wright’s Thomas Dorsey (A Wealth of Common Sense) • From Apple to Wal-Mart, Companies Make Bets on Climate Change (Bloomberg)…Read More

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10 Monday AM Reads

In case you missed it, yesterday was the 27th anniversary of 1987 crash – in 2014 terms, that would be a one day drop of 3700 Dow point! Oh, and reads: • What is global market turbulence telling us? (FT) • When Stocks Are Expensive, Returns Have Been Lower (The Upshot) see also How Low…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Sunday Reads

Good Sunday morn. Settle in for the first reads of the new week: • Shiller: When a Stock Market Theory Is Contagious (NYT) see also Bears, but no picnic (Economist) • What Makes a Great Investor? 10 Great Investors Weigh In. (producthunt) • Why Germany is so much better at training its workers (Quartz) • Why…Read More

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10 Weekend Reads

Good Saturday morning. Settle into a comfortable chair with a strong cup of joe, and enjoy our long-form weekend reads : • Forget GMOs. The Future of Food Is Data—Mountains of It (Wired) • Did Bill Gross Tip The Pop Machine Over? (A Wealth of Common Sense) • ‘Zombie’ homes haunt Florida neighborhoods: Aborted foreclosures leave…Read More

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10 Friday Reads

I have been traveling the past few days — did I miss anything? Once again,  morning train reads: • Bargain Hunters Pounce on Panic (WSJ) see also Citigroup Sees $1.1 Trillion Stimulus From Oil Plunge (Bloomberg) • People think CEO pay is out of control. The truth is much worse than they know. (Vox) • Bill…Read More

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10 Thursday PM Reads

My  afternoon train reads: • The Depressing Signals the Markets Are Sending About the Global Economy (The Upshot) • “Nine out of ten Forex clients lost money” (FT Alphaville) • Is the Global Financial Asset Portfolio the Perfect Indexing Strategy? (Pragmatic Capitalism) • OPEC Finding U.S. Shale Harder to Crack as Rout Deepens (Bloomberg) • Top 20…Read More

Category: Financial Press

10 Thursday AM Reads

Strap yourself in, it looks like its going to be another bumpy ride. Brace yourself with our morning train reads: • Wall Street Might Know Something the Rest of Us Don’t (NYT) see also “There she goes, my beautiful world” S&P500 breaks its 2 year uptrend (TRB) • The Risk That Will Bite You Next…Read More

Category: Financial Press